Mieko KAJIHARA

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Name
Mieko KAJIHARA
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Harvard University)
Research funding number
00456774

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2012
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, University of Tokyo
 
2009
 - 
2012
Assistant Professor, Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University
 

Committee Memberships

 
2016
 - 
Today
Association for the Study of the History of Indian Thought  director
 
1996
 - 
Today
American Oriental Society  member
 
2014
 - 
Today
Japan Association of Indian and Buddhist Studies  counsilor
 

Published Papers

 
Mieko KAJIHARA
The Memoirs of Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia   175 61-103   2019   [Refereed]
Mieko Kajihara
Journal of International Philosophy   (7) 51-55   2018   [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
Studies in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism   25 1-30   2017
Mieko KAJIHARA
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   65(1) 283-290   2016   [Refereed]
Mieko KAJIHARA
Vedic Investigations (ed. Asko Parpola and Petteri Koskikallio). Motilal Banarsidass, Delhi   271-296   2016   [Refereed]
Mieko KAJIHARA
The Zinbun Gakuho: Journal of Humanities, Kyoto University   (109) 33-102   2016   [Refereed]
Mieko KAJIHARA
Studies in Indian Philosophy and Buddhism   21 1-18   2014
Mieko KAJIHARA
Study of Cultural Exchange: Annual Report of Center for Evolving Humanities, The University of Tokyo   (26) 47-61   2013
Mieko Kajihara
ZINBUN. Annals of the Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University   42 39-62   2011   [Refereed]
Mieko Kajihara
Journal of Indological Studies   20/21 25-42   2009
KAJIHARA, Mieko
161-175   2005
Veda gakushu to seikai (The Vratas for Veda Learning, in Japanese)
Mieko Kajihara
Zengaku Kenkyu. Studies in Zen Buddhism. Special Issue. Aspects of Buddhist Thought and Culture: Essays in Honour of Professor Ensho Kobayashi's 70th Year   Special Issue 161-175   2005
Mieko Kajihara
The Vedas. Texts, Language & Ritual. (ed. A.Griffiths and J.E.M.Houben), Groningen   417-431   2004
Mieko Kajihara
Buddhist Seminar   (78) 1-20   2003
The brahmacarin in the Atharvaveda
Mieko Kajihara
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   43(2) 1-6   1995
On the Parinamana Chapter of the Bodhicaryavatara
Mieko Kajihara
Journal of Indian and Buddhist Studies   20(2) 25-28   1992

Books etc

 
The brahmacarin in the Veda: the Evolution of the ``Vedic Student'' and the Dynamics of Texts, Rituals, and Society in Ancient India
Doctoral Dissertation, Harvard University (available from UMI, Ann Arbor)   2002   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
On the Transmission of the Vedic Canon in India [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
21 Oct 2017   
The sodasha-kriyas and today's Namputiri society [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
International Symposium: Brahmanism and Hinduism, Prolegomena, Kyoto   Mar 2016   
The Sacred Verse Savitri in the Vedic Religion and Beyond
Mieko KAJIHARA
16th World Sanskrit Conference, Bangkok   29 Jun 2015   
brahmacarin, brahmacarya, and Chastity in Vedic Literature [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
6th International Vedic Workshop, Calicut   9 Jan 2014   
The Initiation Ritual (upanayana) in the Vedic Texts and Beyond [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
International Symposium: Consecration, Initiation, and Enthronement Rituals in Ancient and Medieval India. Kyoto   23 Dec 2012   
On the Vadhula-Grhyasutra [Invited]
Mieko KAJIHARA
14th World Sanskrit Conference, Kyoto   Sep 2009   
The upanayana and marriage in the Atharvaveda
Mieko KAJIHARA
3rd International Vedic Workshop, Leiden   2002   

Association Memberships

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
The household rituals in India: the rituals in the ancient Vedic period and in today's India
The transmission of the Veda: Vedic learning and Vedic Student in ancient India
The critical edition of and studies on the Vadhula-Grhyasutra
The evolution of non-solemn rites in ancient India